India’s move to ban TikTok, Helo, WeChat shocks China

In what is being viewed as ‘digital surgical strike’ against China, the government of India on Monday night banned 59 applications, most of them popular Chinese apps such as TikTok, Helo, Shareit, Mi Video Call, Club Factory and Cam Scanner, citing threat to national security and sovereignty. Continue Reading

China demands to lift tech curbs

China demanded Washington lift sanctions on Chinese tech companies and warned Wednesday it will ‘resolutely safeguard’ the country’s interests. The Ministry of Commerce criticised curbs imposed on sales of US technology to a group of Chinese companies as interference in the country’s affairs. Continue Reading